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SEN Support Assistant

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Job description

Due to the Catch-Up Premium available to schools, we are recruiting experienced SEN support staff. You must an expert in your field and have key training such as MAPA, Team-Teach, Verbal De-escalation or SEND Level 1 and/or 2. Other training will be accepted.

You will be required to provide support to pupils who have additional needs including ASC, ADHD, Dyspraxia, SEMH or Global Learning Delay. The pupils you will be supporting will be vulnerable and/or disadvantaged Primary children, so having previous experience is essential. Schools will mostly request support on a 1:1 basis but we may also require you to support groups of 1:2 and 1:3.  

We are particularly keen to speak to experienced Learning Support Assistants, SEN Teaching Assistants, Behaviour Mentors and Emotional Literacy Support Assistants.

Key requirements:

  • Ability to support vulnerable and/or disadvantaged pupils
  • Ability to progress children’s learning
  • Relevant qualification – minimum NVQ Level 3
  • Sound experience with Special Education Needs
  • X2 Contactable references
  • Enhanced Child Workforce DBS (Registered with the DBS Update Service) – This can be purchased through TP if you do not currently have one.

If you know you can provide a safe learning environment for SEN primary children, please contact Megan on the details provided.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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